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Toyota Corolla Body Problems

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1643 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Toyota Corolla. 52 of these members (3.2%) have reported body repairs for their car. A total of 64 body repairs to Toyota Corollas--an average of 0 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Toyota Corolla problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

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Toyota Corolla body repair cost distribution

Chart based on 101 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2009 Toyota Corolla

Engine not specified

4960 mi   Front door seals do not seem to be that airthight. Some road noise and wind seems to be heard in the cabin. The dealer says there are no issues. 
12400   They had to refinish the alloy wheels due to some pitting. 

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2009 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sedan

158-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

4340 mi   Apron on under-side of moonroof came loose and would not stay when pushed back into place. A very minor issue. 
40480   The coating is bubbling up off all the wheel rims. Toyota is not accepting any responsibility on the basis that the warranty had expired (it had been >3 yrs). Problem was noticed at 58,000 km (60,000 km being the other warranty limitation). 

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2009 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sedan

132-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

12400 mi   Lower glovebox would not close. Cabin air filter cover behind glovebox had come off jamming glove box open. Fixed in 10 minutes no charge. 
3200   FP panel rattles. Replaced the whole panel 
4001   Dashboard Rattles 
11000   Rattles from Dashboard. Dealer refuses to fix and States that rattles is normal in Corolla. Rattles from both seatbelts. They tried to fix but rattles still exist. 

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2009 Toyota Corolla 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

  small rattle in dash that was never fixed by dealer 

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2006 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sedan

126-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

21000 mi   Window rattle PS (front) door.  Window rattle PS (front) door 
26000   Door rattle on passenger side (front). 
31000   Door rattled. Got the same old story from the service rep "Can't seem to reproduce the noise". Still have the rattle.  

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2003 Toyota Corolla 4dr Sedan

130-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

197000 mi US $300 The hood would rattle at idle, mechanic replaced some rubber mounts/dampers and solved the problem. 

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1999 Toyota Corolla 4-door

4-cylinder manual 2WD

92000 mi US $25 interior door handle broke. Replaced with OEM equipment. 

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